21 June 2018
LIGHT AND COLOUR: PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTION
Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
Scène de plage
stamped with the initials 'E.B' (Lugt 828) and dated '1866.' (lower right)
watercolour and pencil on paper
5 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. (14.5 x 26.6 cm.)
Executed in 1866
Carroll Carstairs Gallery, New York.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 4 November 1993, lot 109.
Richard Green, London (no. RH1959).
Acquired from above by the present owner in June 1994.
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